Unformatted text preview: unarmed American merchant vessels. Americans were furious,… simultaneously, revolution had occurred in Russia, removing the tsars, and later that year, another revolution would occur- the Bolshevik Revolution under Vladimir Lenin would occur in Russia, and he would pull hi troops out of this capitalistic war in March of 1918… On April 2, 1917, Wilson asked Congress for a declaration of war, claiming this was a war to end war…Congress did so on April 6, 1917…....
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This note was uploaded on 10/16/2011 for the course AMH 2010 taught by Professor Pietrzak during the Spring '11 term at Broward College.
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